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Sample sentences for the GRE study word tint

tint can be used as a verb
tint can be used as a noun

1.Holmes, my hair is somewhat luxuriant, and of a rather peculiar tint of chestnut. - from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
2.His face, which carried the entire tale of his years, was of the brown tint of Dublin streets. - from Dubliners by James Joyce
3.I have been green, too, Miss Eyre,--ay, grass green not a more vernal tint freshens you now than once freshened me. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
4.It showed no variation but of tint green, where rush and moss overgrew the marshes black, where the dry soil bore only heath. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
5.He has just come from the tropics, for his face is dark, and that is not the natural tint of his skin, for his wrists are fair. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
6.I, in my turn, scrutinised the paper but saw nothing on it save a few dingy stains of paint where I had tried the tint in my pencil. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
7.There will still be a portion which will take a tint from the colour of the edges. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
8.The picture of human life in the market-place, though its general tint was the sad gray, brown, or black of the English emigrants, was yet enlivened by some diversity of hue. - from The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
9.The thing was as impossible as to mould my irregular features to his correct and classic pattern, to give to my changeable green eyes the sea-blue tint and solemn lustre of his own. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
10."I never saw such gorgeous tints in all my life. - from The Best American Humorous Short Stories by Various
11.To diagnose the shifting-delicate tints of love and pride and doubt-. - from Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
12.Her rich tints made the white face of her companion the more worn and haggard by the contrast. - from Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
13.Matthew was not used to deciding on the tints of ladies' tresses, but in this case there couldn't be much doubt. - from Anne Of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
14.I could not eat the tart and the plumage of the bird, the tints of the flowers, seemed strangely faded I put both plate and tart away. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
15.The tints of the green carpet deepened and when, one by one, the white daisies shrank away, there sprang up in place of them, ten by ten of the ruby-red asphodel. - from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
16.the sombre light only serving to pale that which the street lamps afforded, without shedding any warmer or brighter tints upon the wet house-tops, and dreary streets. - from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
17.Beyond and above spread an expanse of sky, dark blue as at twilight rising into the sky was a woman's shape to the bust, portrayed in tints as dusk and soft as I could combine. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
18.Consider the subtleness of the sea how its most dreaded creatures glide under water, unapparent for the most part, and treacherously hidden beneath the loveliest tints of azure. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville

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